William Heathcote De Lancey papers, 1822-1874.

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William Heathcote De Lancey papers, 1822-1874.

Correspondence and other papers pertain to De Lancey's church work in Philadelphia, ca. 1822-1839, and the period of his episcopate. Some letters are to Bishop James Kemp of Maryland; most are to William Rollinson Whittingham, before and after he became bishop. Subjects include De Lancey's interest in education and the Sunday School movement; in missions, including the Episcopal Church in Paris, France; and affairs of the General Theological Seminary. Other papers concern the new Diocese of Western New York; the suspension and restoration to office of Bishop Henry U. Onderdonk, 1844-1856; troubles of Bishop Benjamin T. Onderdonk, 1845-1859; election and consecration of A. Cleveland Coxe as Bishop Coadjutor to De Lancey, 1865; many clergy matters; and theological views.

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Onderdonk, Henry U. (Henry Ustick), 1789-1858

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According to Columbia's printed catalogue of graduates, Onderdonk received an A.B. in 1805 and honorary S.T.D. in 1827. He is not, however listed among medical graduates of 1810. DAB cites him as a medical graduate of Edinburgh, but he does not appear in that university's printed list. From the description of On stone in the bladder. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 20079151 Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of Pennsylvania. From the des...

Coxe, A. Cleveland (Arthur Cleveland), 1818-1896

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Epithet: Bishop of Western New York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000680.0x00026f Bishop of Western New York. From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to the Rev. A. James Faust, 1863 Apr. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270525846 From the description of Arthur Cleveland Coxe papers, 1837-1887. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 656394050 American Episcopal bisho...

Kemp, James, 1764-1827

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Second Episcopal Bishop of Maryland. From the description of James Kemp papers, 1784-1827. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 652681588 ...

Episcopal Church. Diocese of Western New York. Bishop (1839-1865 : De Lancey)

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Episcopal Church. Diocese of Western New York

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De Lancey, William Heathcote, 1797-1865

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First Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of Western New York. From the description of William Heathcote De Lancey papers, 1822-1874. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 656557352 William DeLancey was an Episcopal clergyman. He was assistant minister of the United Church of Christ, St. Peter's and St. James in Philadelphia, the rector of St. Peter's and the bishop of the Diocese of Western New York. From the description of Record book, 1831-1840. (Historical Society of Pe...

Whittingham, William Rollinson, 1805-1879

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William Rollinson Whittingham was born in New York City, N.Y., and graduated from the General Theological Seminary in 1825. He was ordained as an Episcopal priest in 1829 and became rector of Saint Mark's Church in Orange, N.J. Whittingham later served as rector of Saint Luke's Church in New York City, and in 1835 became a professor of ecclesiastical history at the General Theological Seminary. In 1840, he was elected Episcopal bishop of Maryland, the youngest American bishop to date, and served...

Episcopal Church

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In 1982, the General Convention of the Church deleted the words "Protestant" and "in the United States of America" from the official title of the Church, making it the Episcopal Church. From the description of Records of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States of America, Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society, 1823-1975 (inclusive). (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702152635 ...

Onderdonk, Benjamin T. (Benjamin Tredwell), 1791-1861

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Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of New York. From the description of Benjamin Tredwell Onderdonk papers, 1811-1869. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 662600715 Fourth Protestant Episcopal Bishop of New York, consecrated Nov. 26, 1830, later suspended from his office as bishop following his 1844 trial in a court of bishops upon charges of "immorality and indecency." Born and died in New York City. From the description of Benjamin T. Onderdonk papers, 1827-1843, n.d. ...